Holland Named Best Small City In Michigan
Michigan is full of a variety of sizes for city limits. We have everything from villages and towns to cities and metro areas. In the middle of all of those are the small cities, these are the cities that aren't large in physical nature or number of residents. Although some people try and make the world fair, no two small cities are created equal, some are far better than others.
Holland is one of those small cities in Michigan, but depending on who you talk to you may get different answers on what kind of small city Holland is. Personally, Lake Michigan and the beach access helps a lot, great sports programs, and more are in their favor. Some will tell you that Holland is the best small city in the state, and some might even say the country, WalletHub did some research, and they aren't the best, but they are one of the best in the country.
Holland scored in the 96th percentile for the best small cities in America. Holland was ranked as the 57th best small city in the entire country based upon the following criteria: affordability, economic health, education and health, quality of life, and safety. Holland received a 66.49 which was only 4.67 points behind the best small city in America, Carmel Indiana.
According to WalletHub, Holland received a 322 in affordability, 321 in economic health, 596 in education and health, 44 in quality of life, and 423 in safety to give them their overall score. Ultimately, they are ranked far higher than the next best small city in Michigan so they can hoist that crown with honor. There are tons of great small businesses, food stops, entertainment value, and more that Holland has to offer those who live or visit the wonderful city.
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